(Source: Xinhua) 2009-11-18
China and Brazil vowed to advance military relations to a new high as senior officials from both countries met here Tuesday.
As strategic partners and large developing countries, bilateral relations between China and Brazil made strides in recent years, said Xu Caihou, Vice Chairman of China's Central Military Commissions.In meeting with visiting Brazilian Defense Minister Nelson Jobim, Xu said China would like to work with Brazil for new achievements of the bilateral ties and made new contribution to world peace and stability.
"We are pleased to see the increasingly pragmatic defense and military exchanges," Xu said.
Jobim said his country had much in common with China and shared similar views on many issues. He echoed Xu's point in strengthening cooperation to further the bilateral military relations.